Company/Institution: Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Location: Gjøvik, Norway
Department: Department of Computer Science
Description: The Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) http://www.ntnu.edu/ie invites applications for a full-time permanent associate professor in Computer Science affiliated with the Department of Computer Science, campus Gjøvik (http://www.ntnu.edu/idi.)
The candidate is expected to play a major role in the teaching and supervision in applied computer science. The candidate for the position will primarily support the Bachelor in Programming and the Bachelor in Engineering - Computer Science. The candidate will play a role in developing the educational profile in the computer science programs and ensuring an excellent learning environment, in collaboration with colleagues, students, and external stakeholders.
The field of work is in applied computer science, and the candidate is expected to have a strong background in one or more of the following areas: professional programming, application development, software engineering, or educational development work.
The position is primarily for teaching, but we also expect that the candidate will conduct educational research or development work. The candidate is expected to follow the career path towards docent.
In addition, the candidate is expected to be able to disseminate relevant parts of her/his research or development work to a wider audience. The candidate is furthermore expected to participate in the formal management of education, research, and other relevant areas of activity in agreement with the Department Head.